Needle Exchange: A Life-Saving Policy. Congressional Forum, Rayburn House Office Building. The discussion panel includes Dr. Peter Lurie, lead researcher on the 1993 University of California study that prompted all of the controversy within the Clinton administration. Two other leading researchers are also being featured: Ed Kaplan of Yale University and Ernest Drucker of New York's Montefiore Medical Center. Topics: vhs, Drugs, Drug Policy Foundation, needle exchange, harm reduction Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
* Update On Chiapas Peace Process Last week, Catholic Bishop Samuel Ruiz of Chiapas Mexico stepped down in protest as mediator between the Mexican government and the Zapatistas, saying the government abandoned the path of dialogue. The Bishop also said that Zedillo’s government is promoting a constant and growing aggression against him and his diocese. In a recent statement, Bishop Ruiz noted that seven priests had been expelled from Chiapas over the past several years and that four had been... Topic: Healthcare without harm, needle exchange, Chiapas peace process
"The Name Game." "The Big Town" Chicago Diane Lane strip. David Crosby on the 60s. Space nudes, "Forbidden World." Entertainment "1969 "New York allows needle exchange — for only 200 people. Dial-a-porn Carol Doda, Stonehenge circles, 35 cent cig tax, ADDS prop 102 loses but 86 passes, then later both lost. John Mitchell dies. 48 HRS on Alcoholism (1 1-10-88). Marilyn Monroe "a lonely Hollywood drug addict." Sherlock Holmes needle.... Topics: vhs, Drugs, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, needle exchange, cigarettes, alcoholism, steroids,... Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Becky Kuhn, M.D., explains how injection drug users can reduce their risk of contracting or transmitting HIV. Topics: hiv, aids, injection drug, prevention, education, needle, syringe, bleach, needle exchange, blood
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/01/2012/needle-exchange-harm-reduction-and-disease-prevention-in-wnc : This weeks show is an interview with Michael Harney, the coordinator of the NEPA (Needle Exchange Program of Asheville) and, in a different capacity, works with WNCAP (Western North Carolina Aids Project). He's done this work and gained notoriety and helped many to help themselves since 1994. During the hour, Michael informs Bursts about the history of these two groups, where... Topics: michael harney, nepa, wncap, needle exchange, asheville, aids, hepatitis, final straw, bursts...
AIDS, Los Altos Story, AIDS Commission, Needle exchange, Health Quarterly, AIDS Report, Assisted suicide, Duesberg, AZT, June- September 1991. See scans of liner notes for detailed content. Topics: vhs, AIDS, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Los Altos Story, AIDS Commission, Needle exchange,... Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byBarbara E. Ryan, editor; Tom Colthurst, publisher
Vol 16, n 1 (2001); Cities Take on Methamphetamine Problems - Tom Colthurst; Promoting Public Health or Public Problems? Case Histories in Alcohol Policy - Trauma Foundation (review); Blazing New Trails in Canada with Alcohol Policies: Reducing Alcohol-Impaired Snowmobiling - Reggie Caverson, Cindy Smyth, Ronald R. Douglas, and George Leakey; Why Not ‘Dare’ to Try Harm Reduction in Prevention? - Rodney Skager (commentary); These Maps Show a Different View of the City; Q&A with Alan... Topics: prevention, alcohol, other drugs, methamphetamine, public health, policy, needle exchange, Trauma...
byLinda Gellasch, Community Media Center, 88.1 FM, WYCE, Grand Rapids, Michigan
In this episode of Catalyst Radio we learn about the Grand Rapids Red Project, and its effort in prevention of and testing for HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C, including a needle exchange program for intervenes drug users. In studio is executive director of the organization Steve Alsum, to explain how a program such as Clean Works helps to reduce and eliminate the risk of HIV/AIDS, STDs, and HepC through provision of clean supplies, and also talk about how media coverage of HIV/AIDS has changed over... Topics: Catalyst Radio, WYCE, 88.1 FM, Radio, Grand Rapids, Linda Gellasch, Community Media Center, The...